The first table below looks at the demand for WLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WLAN over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Staffordshire region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank - 65 60
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 0 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire - 0.77% 0.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 5.43% 5.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 4
Average salary - £32,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -22.42%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-9.63% +3.75%
Communications & Networking Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
96 92 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 13.24% 14.09% 14.26%
Number of salaries quoted 89 86 59
Average salary £26,500 £33,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.89% -16.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,500 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WLAN
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WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WLAN across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

WLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

WLAN
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WLAN across the Staffordshire region.

WLAN Salary Trend in Staffordshire

WLAN
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire region citing WLAN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WLAN.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire region citing WLAN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WLAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Network Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification